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Large rock in the river Ganges, India. Coloured etching by William Hodges, 1787.

Hodges, William, 1744-1797.
Date
15 August 1787
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Publication/Creation

London (103 Strand) : J. Grives, 15 August 1787.

Physical description

1 print : soft ground etching with aquatint, printed in sepia, with watercolour ; platemark 32.4 x 48 cm.

Lettering

A view of the insulated rock in the river Ganges, at Jangerah ; drawn on the spot & engraved by W. Hodges

Notes

Another impression of this image in monochrome exists in the collection

Publications note

Travel in aquatint and lithography 1770-1860 from the library of J.R. Abbey, San Francisco 1991, vol. 2, no. 416.32

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 26740i

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